The Portuguese corvette João Roby left the naval base and is sailing to meet other ships from France, Italy and Spain that are going to participate in the Multicooperative Exercise (MCE) with Tunisia, organized by EUROMARFOR.
The commanding officer of NRP João Roby is Lieutenant Commander Nuno Brazuna Ranhola since 30th July 2015. There is a team of divers embarked on board and an Underwater Autonomous Vehicle.
After the MCE the ships will head La Spezia to participate in the Italian Exercise ITA MINEX 16.
More news soon.
(*) NRP = Navio da República Portuguesa = Portuguese Republic Ship.